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Pelham, Earls of Yarborough

Origins of the Pelham Family   The Pelhams first rose to prominence in the Middle Ages when Sir John Pelham fought alongside Edward III during the Hundred Years War. During the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, Field Marshall Sir William Pelham of Brocklesby in Lincolnshire emerged as one of the most eminent military commanders in England. In 1579, following […]